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Yves Amuli

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My name is Yves AMULI, I was born on the 4th September 1993, I am the first among seven children including two sisters, I did my primary school at Nkombo primary school, in a rural place, on the Rwanda largest island where my parent were born too. I started my secondary school in a junior Read More

Sibomana Jules

Sibomana Jules

My name is Sibomana Jules, I’m 24 years old and I’m a Rwandan by nationality, born in KIGALI city GASABO district. I completed primary school in 2002 in Kicukiro Primary School, my secondary school in 2009 in Groupe Scolaire St Joseph Nyamasheke and now I hold a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering obtained in College Read More

Safari Mugwaneza Placide

Safari Mugwaneza Placide

Born in 1982, one brother and two sisters, I have liked reading and drawing since my teenage years. I wrote my first story in primary school in Kinyarwanda due to the reason that I am captive by everything that goes along with telling stories. I grew up as an orphan; my parents have both been Read More

Roger Niyoyita

Roger Niyoyita

Roger Niyoyita was born in 1976 in the northern part of Rwanda and was the first born in a family of six children. From his young age he had a passion for cinema since at that the time, he was working in his father’s movie theatre by the age of 13. Cinema always seemed to Read More

Nicolas Impano Blaise

Nicolas Impano Blaise

Nicolas Impano Blaise, 24, Rwanda filmmaker, screenwriter, director, and animator In 2013, he directed his first short film Kanyambo, which won Rwanda movie award – best short film, and second short film in A Thousand hills academy awards. Founder of Africa Fiction Films and Animation Company, which is based on producing African stories in animation. Read More

Ndimbira Claudine

Ndimbira Claudine

Ndimbira Claudine is an artist from Rwanda. At the age of 7 years old she started to write poems to her school, that’s when she became interested in writing more than anything else. Her dream was to be able to understand what happens so films can be done. In her childhood she had a favorite Read More

Mango Ndjangala

Mango Ndjangala also known as Eric Duffon lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo wants to connect the living arts to the major challenges of the 21st century so as to make this world, our community noble and healthier in body, mind and soul. The different film projects are intended to craft spirits, perception and Read More

Jean Baptiste Nyabyenda

Jean Baptiste Nyabyenda

A Rwandese by nationality and his educational background is in English, Literature and at Mount Kenya University. He has a Diploma in Education combined with French and English from Kigali Institute of Education. In November 2011, he has received the second prize in short films   from Ferasha Films Awards. He has produced short videos uploaded Read More

Israel Dusabimana

Israel Dusabimana who lives in Rwanda is a director, scriptwriter, actor and a soundman. After the workshop with Maisha, were I was a participant and an actor/ actress, I have acted in four films. The crossing lines, Serwakira, Umutoma and As an actor I like the way Directors and Rwandan producers are appreciating my acting. Read More

Ishimwe Samuel

Ishimwe Samuel

I am Ishimwe Samuel, 22 years old, a young motivated aspiring filmmaker, I finished my secondary studies in 2010 and started working as a reporter and Photographer at the most visited website in Rwanda (igihe.com), I entered the film career in October r 2011 by shooting my short film “Paying debts”(5min) which have been screened Read More